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Annual Update for Accountants and Auditors

Author/Moderator: Mark Beasley, CPA, Ph.D and Kurt Oestriecher, CPA
Publisher: AICPA
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Keep abreast of the fast-paced changes in accounting and auditing. This comprehensive course covers all the relevant pronouncements, exposure drafts, and other guidance recently issued in the accounting, auditing, review, and compilation arenas. Identify and apply recently issued standards and guidance, including ASB standards, FASB standards, Private Company alternatives, Accounting Standard Updates, PCAOB guidance, and COSO guidance.

Topics Discussed:

  • Recently Issued ASU’s
  • FASB Exposure Drafts and Projects, including Revenue Recognition, Leases and Financial Instruments
  • Private Company U.S. GAAP
  • Financial Reporting Framework for Small- and Medium-sized Entities
  • International Financial Reporting Framework (IFRS)
  • Clarity Project update, including Group Audits
  • Recently issued ASB Standards and Exposure Drafts
  • Recently issued PCAOB guidance
  • Recently issued AICPA Code of Conduct
  • Recently issued COSO guidance
  • Compilation and review

Learning Objectives:
When you complete this course you will be able to:

  • Understand and apply recently issued accounting and auditing standards and pronouncements.
  • Identify various standard setters’ agendas, technical plans, and project updates.

Who Will Benefit?
CPAs who require a comprehensive review of recent accounting and auditing pronouncements.

Prerequisite: Previous auditing and accounting experience

Advanced Preparation:  None

This product includes a course manual, plus, a 183 min (total run time) DVD video, which includes nine separate segments relating to chapters within the manual. AICPA has assembled subject matter experts to discuss what matters most to those within the accounting and auditing profession, as well as what is expected to come in the future, from a regulatory and statutory standpoint.  Discussions are led and moderated by Renee Rampulla, CPA, CGMA who is the Founder of Rampulla Advisory Services, LLP. Speakers include the following (listed in order of appearance): Richard H. Gesseck, CPA - Founder, Richard H Gesseck Consulting; Bill Scheider, CPA, CGMA - Director of Accounting, AT&T Inc.; Michael Cheng, CPA - Private Company Council Coordinator, FASB; Ahava Goldman, CPA - Senior Technical Manager, Audit and Attest Standards, AICPA; Megan Zietsman, CPA, CA (SA) - Partner, Audit and Assurance Services, Deloitte & Touche LLP; and Michael Glynn, CPA, CGMA - Senior Technical Manager, Audit and Attest Services, AICPA. This product is designed to be used by first viewing the specific video segment, and then, returning to the course manual to read the chapter relating to the same topic as the video.

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NASBA Field of Study: Accounting and Auditing
Level: Update
Recommended CPE Credit: Text - 7 (Accounting 3.5, Auditing 3.5); DVD - 10.5 (Accounting 5.5, Auditing 5); On-Demand - 9.5 (Accounting - 3.5, Auditing - 6)
Annual Update for Accountants and Auditors
Text , 2014
Product# 730790
Availability: In Stock
AICPA Member:$149.00
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